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filial

Genetics designating any of the generations following the parental generation. Abbrev.: F; F1 indicates the first filial generation, F2 the second, etc.
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Filially, know that no one can predict when a really good story will happen.
Addressing himself to Bella throughout his life until he meets his second wife, Michaela, Jakob filially achieves a kind of revelation that Bella has not been holding him captive but pushing him away because she wants him to live.
After decades of frustration on the part of addiction researchers, a team of scientists has filially succeeded in developing a vaccine that eliminates addiction to heroin in laboratory rats--raising hopes that a similar vaccine might be available for humans sometime in the future.
So grab your running shoes, ready your bunker and hit the road because when the zombie apocalypse does filially come, they are going to eat the slow ones first.
He filially established a home-based business in 2010 with colleague Brent Forsyth.
I am so happy that she is filially going to be able to relax and enjoy her retirement with family and friends in Florida and Illinois," says Mike Bacon, VP sales and marketing, adding that in her 17-plus years Bagby never called in sick.
Well Hamlet, maybe now you can relax a hit, because some data is filially in the house.
If Miriam's racist dismissal of Zipporah suggests that the Israelites do not understand themselves as "dark-complected," (15) filially we can't really assume anything at all about their racial identity, which remains a mystery.